Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Abina wins award

Abina and the Important Men has been chosen as one of the Best Books for Older Readers in Africa Access Review's Children's Africana Book Awards 2013!

You can see the full list of winners here:

Audio adventure honoured

I somehow neglected to post this at the time, so in very belated news, Protophonic's audio adventure 'Brad Lansky and the 4D-Verse' won a well-deserved gold in last year's Mark Time awards:

A Foreign Shore published

A Foreign Shore: Clothes Make a Man (Volume 1) by Forrest Johnson is now available from Amazon. Check it out here:

The book description:

"When 16-year-old Raeesha ran away from Jasmine House to avoid a forced marriage to the cruel Amir Qilij, she didn't know she was running into the arms of foreign invaders. Nor did she expect that her simple disguise, as a boy, would become her permanent identity. Now, she finds herself enlisted in a cause not her own, drawn ever closer to the charismatic Gen. Singer, and into a world of battles, intrigues, desperate ventures, and wonders. See the book trailer:"